Vietnamese students join World Science Conference in Israel

A Vietnamese delegation of one teacher and four students (Photo) will attend the World Science Conference in Israel (WSCI), which is scheduled to take place in Jerusalem from August 15 to 20.

They are teacher Nguyen Hoang Oanh, Deputy Director of the Management Board of the Vietnam-Japan University, the Hanoi National University (HNU); Tran Dang Phuc from the HNU, a second-prize winner at the 2012 International Mathematical Olympiad; Huynh Minh Khoi from the Ho Chi Minh City National University, winner of the Hyundai scientific scholarship; Dao Vu Quang from the Hanoi-Amsterdam Gifted High School, who won silver medals at the 2013 International Junior Science Olympiad and the 2014 Korea International Mathematics Competition; and Nguyen Quang Minh from the University of Science’s Gifted High School, a winner at the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (Intel ISEF).

The WSCI was initiated by the Israel Ministry of Foreign Affairs in collaboration with the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Nobel Laureate Prof. Roger Kornberg, and the Ministry of Science and Technology.

The conference will give participants a chance to attend lectures, to interact, and to be inspired by leading scientists from around the world.
This year’s event attracts 400 young scientists delegations from over 70 countries and territories worldwide.

By Thanh Son – Translated by Kim Khanh

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